Master of Business Administration

  • Qualification:

    Master's Degree

  • Study mode:

    On Campus

  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    1.5 years full-time (1 year accelerated) or part-time equivalent

  • Start date:

    3 intake dates each year – enquire now!

  • Awarded by:

    Chifley Business School

  • Location

    SA | QLD | VIC | NSW

  • Career Outcomes:

    General Manager | Managing Director | Entrepreneur | Chief Executive Officer (CEO) | View All

Course Rundown

Build your leadership skills and gain a qualification that reflects your tenacity as a business professional and strategic thinker, with this online Master of Business Administration course!

Designed to challenge you at every level, the MBA delivered by Chifley Business School at Torrens University Australia will train you to:

  • Conceptualise and analyse complex business problems
  • Systematically evaluate business risks
  • Use the latest software and platforms to analyse data, and use this data to make effective business decisions
  • Specialise in either project management skills or technology management

The MBA culminates in a strategic management capstone subject – a project that replicates real-world settings and encourages you to consolidate everything you’ve learnt to tackle a strategic business problem.

For those of you interested in gaining advanced skills and knowledge, there is also the option to complete the MBA (Advanced) course, which provides you with a more in-depth program, spread across a 2-year period.

Workload and assessment

In order to succeed in your studies, each subject in this course requires a combination of 120 hours of structured and self-directed learning, which equates to about 10 hours a week over a 12-week trimester.

Assessments for this course may take a variety of forms, including:

  • Written exams
  • Project reports
  • Individual-based assignments on live briefs
  • Presentations research reports
  • Work integrated learning
  • Case studies
  • Reflection logs

Chifley Business School


To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree or higher qualification form an Australian institution, or equivalent; OR
  • Have at least three years of relevant work experience; OR
  • Hold a Graduate Certificate of Business Administration from Torrens University Australia (or from another institution, if deemed equivalent)

What You’ll Learn

In this business management course, the subjects you may study include:

  • Business decision analytics
  • Business capstone
  • Systems thinking
  • Strategic management
  • Marketing
  • Financial management
  • Managing people and teams
  • Dynamic leadership
  • Business environment
  • Business communications
  • Risk management
  • Innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship
  • Employer based project
  • International business strategy
  • Technology strategy
  • Corporate sustainability
  • Organisational best practice
  • Business law and international contexts
  • Management information systems

Why study with Chifley Business School at Torrens University?

Get recognised in your field with Chifley Business School’s range of postgraduate courses. For the last 20 years Chifley Business School (part of the Torrens University network) has proudly qualified 10,000 students with their industry-recognised postgraduate courses.

The Australian Financial Review’s MBA Boss ranking 2011, 2013 and 2014 ranks Chifley Business School as one of the Top 20 MBA Providers in Australia, and Top 10 Value for Money.

Study with Chifley and take a flexible and modern approach to higher learning!

Student Support

The student services team at Torrens University and Chiefly Business School are dedicated to making your learning experience a positive one!

While studying at Chifley you’ll have access to a health services team, free and confidential counselling, extensive online and on campus library rich in resources, as well as loads of study help and advice via online tutorials.

Campus locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

You can also choose to study this course entirely online, or online with some on-campus components (blended learning).

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Master of Business Administration from Chifley Business School at Torrens University Australia.

Once you complete this course, you’ll have gained the strategic thinking, business acumen and managerial skills needed to work at senior management level.

Curious about where a career in business administration could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Torrens offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants, including the Vice Chancellor Scholarship and the Regional/Remote Access and Indigenous Access Scholarship.

Students can also pay fees upfront. Other payment options may also be available to eligible students. Enquire now to find out more!